RIR hen and new Hampshire roo mix

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Chickengirl1304, Sep 20, 2012.

  1. Chickengirl1304

    Chickengirl1304 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Had chicks this year, will a RIR and new Hampshire mix pullet have green in the tail feathers if it's a hen? Or do ONLY the Roos have the green?
     
  2. Pinky

    Pinky Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The green sheen is more prominent in males, but sometimes a hen will show a bit of green. Can you post a picture of it?
     
  3. Chickengirl1304

    Chickengirl1304 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Cant Figure out how to post a picture with my iPhone :(
     
  4. BlueCamas

    BlueCamas Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Both male and females have the green/teal/purple sheen [​IMG]
     

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